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Events Calendar

This page lists events that are of interest to the global community of developmental biologists: conferences, meetings, training courses, workshops.

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March 2019

Gordon Research Conference: Stem Cells and Cancer

Developmental, Metabolic and (Epi)Genomic Mechanisms Driving Organogenesis and Tumorigenesis

conference
March 24, 2019 — March 29, 2019
Ventura, CA, USA

April 2019

2019 Neural Crest & Cranial Placodes GRC & GRS

Gordon Research Seminar: April 13-14
Forum for graduate students and post-docs.
https://www.grc.org/neural-crest-and-cranial-placodes-grs-conference/2019/

Speaker/discussion leader abstract deadline: January 13
Application deadline: March 16

Gordon Research Conference: April 14-19
https://www.grc.org/neural-crest-and-cranial-placodes-conference/2019/

Short talk abstract deadline: January 13
Application deadline: March 17

conference
April 13, 2019 — April 19, 2019
Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco, near Barga, Italy

May 2019

EMBL Course: Techniques for Studying Iron in Health and Disease

The course covers tracing iron speciation and dynamics, from solution to cells to organs, with major emphasis on fluorescence techniques available in most laboratories. Assessment of iron status in humans in health and disease will also be covered.

course
May 02, 2019 — May 04, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Conference: 8th Congress of the International BioIron Society

With the increasing awareness about the essential role of iron in common acquired disorders, such as cardiovascular, inflammatory and neurodegenerative disorders as well as cancer, we will feature cutting-edge research related to these diseases.

conference
May 05, 2019 — May 10, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Conference: BioMalPar XV : Biology and Pathology of the Malaria Parasite

This conference addresses fundamental questions of the biology of the malaria parasite, its vector, the (immune) response of the host and the disease that it causes, and showcases the latest technological approaches. “Big data” and computational approaches to be assessed.

conference
May 28, 2019 — May 30, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

3rd Personalized Medicine Conference | Fusion Conferences

This meeting will bring together a broad spectrum of researchers working on Personalized Medicine to discuss the hot topics effecting the area, with a special focus this year on pharmacogenomics, AI/machine learning, and computational imaging.

conference
May 30, 2019 — June 02, 2019
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

June 2019

Gordon Research Conference: Cell Contact and Adhesion

Cell Junctions as Integrators of Molecular and Mechanical Signals in Development and Disease

conference
June 02, 2019 — June 07, 2019
Les Diablerets, Switzerland

2nd Synthetic Biology for Natural Products Conference | Fusion Conferences

Topics will span the experimental spectrum from molecular biology, microbiology, drug discovery, chemistry and pharmacology, to antibiosis activities against cancer, viral and microbial pathogens, as well as biocontrol and biostimulants.

conference
June 02, 2019 — June 05, 2019
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Gordon Research Conference: Mammary Gland Biology

Heterogeneity in Mammary Gland Development and Breast Cancer

conference
June 09, 2019 — June 14, 2019
Newry, ME, US

Gordon Research Conference: Central Nervous System Injury and Repair

Spinal Cord Injury and Repair: From Molecules to Function

conference
June 16, 2019 — June 21, 2019
Waterville Valley, NH, USA

2nd European Amphibian Conference (EAC2019)

We invite you to the Second European Amphibian Club in Lutherstadt-Wittenberg, Germany.

 

This conference aims to foster a European network for scientists using amphibians in biology and translational medicine and to consolidate the interest of young scientists for amphibian models.
conference
June 26, 2019 — June 29, 2019
Leucorea, Lutherstadt-Wittenberg, Germany

July 2019

New frontiers in the brain: unexpected roles of the choroid plexus-cerebrospinal fluid system in health and disease

A Company of Biologists Workshop

Early-career researchers application deadline is 15 March 2019.

workshop
July 14, 2019 — July 17, 2019
Wiston House, UK

Niche-epithelial Stem Cell Interactions in Lung Health and Disease Conference

The meeting will bring together researchers interested in niche-epithelial stem /progenitor interaction during lung development, homeostasis and disease.

conference
July 20, 2019 — July 23, 2019
Dolce CampoReal Lisboa Lisbon, Portugal

August 2019

Gordon Research Conference: Lung Development, Injury and Repair

Harnessing Lung Complexity Towards Improved Health Across the Lifespan

conference
August 04, 2019 — August 09, 2019
Lewiston, ME, US

September 2019

EMBL Conference: Protein Synthesis and Translational Control

Translational control focus of attention extends to many fields, including developmental biology, neurobiology, cell physiology, disease, synthetic and systems biology, among others. Besides messenger RNA translation, the conference features advances in epitranscriptomics and non-coding RNAs that influence the translation process.

conference
September 04, 2019 — September 07, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Blood disorders: models, mechanisms and therapies

This meeting is organised by the journal Disease Models & Mechanisms and curated by Monica Justice, Nancy Speck, Paresh Vyas and Leonard Zon. It will bring together diverse front-line researchers, stimulating discussions across basic and clinical research, and fostering collaborative links.

conference
September 29, 2019 — October 01, 2019
Boston, MA

Intestinal Organoids – from stem cells to metabolism and microbiome interactions

Registration for abstract submission open from: March 8 2019

Abstract submission deadline: May 12 2019

conference
September 29, 2019
Copenhagen, Denmark

October 2019

The Brain Mosaic: Cellular heterogeneity in the CNS (2nd edition)

The Brain Mosaic aims to bring together leaders in this emerging discipline to discuss how it is advancing our knowledge of CNS function and disease. Speakers at this neuroscience meeting on ‘single cell’ will emphasize the multi-disciplinary nature of the field.

conference
October 10, 2019 — October 11, 2019
Leuven

Cell Symposia: Transcriptional Regulation in Evolution, Development, and Disease

Abstract submission deadline: May 13, 2019

conference
October 20, 2019 — October 22, 2019
Chicago, USA

November 2019

EMBL Conference: Cancer Genomics

This conference covers presentations from cancer genome projects, the areas of cancer functional genomics, systems biology, cancer immunogenomics and epigenomics, cancer mouse models and the translation and clinical impact of scientific results obtained.

conference
November 04, 2019 — November 07, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Understanding human birth defects in the genomic age

A Workshop from the Company of Biologists, organised by Mustafa Khokha, Karen Liu and John Wallingford. Funded early career places available – deadline = 10 June.

workshop
November 10, 2019 — November 13, 2019
Wiston House, West Sussex, UK

EMBO Workshop: Precision Health: Molecular Basis, Technology and Digital Health

This conference addresses the promises and challenges of precision health, the molecular insights necessary to enable a maintenance of wellness and prevention of disease and the new technologies needed to apply those insights in the clinic.

workshop
November 13, 2019 — November 16, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany